Re: K8T Master2-FAR and Opteron 240
See question far below:
On Fri, 16 Apr 2004, Stephen Waters wrote:
> Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2004 07:11:15 -0500
> From: Stephen Waters <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: Anders Brandt Petersen <email@example.com>
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: K8T Master2-FAR and Opteron 240
> Resent-Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2004 07:11:57 -0500 (CDT)
> Resent-From: email@example.com
> On Fri, 2004-04-16 at 01:39, Anders Brandt Petersen wrote:
> > I'm new and this migth be a bit of topic, but:
> It's not off-topic, especially as hardware support is still in its
> > I have bought a K8T Master2-FAR motherboard and have ordered two Opteron
> > 240. The problem is that according to AMD the board supports Opteron
> > 240, according to MSI-homepage the board supports up to Opteron 248, but
> > in the boards manual it says Opteron 244 and higher.
> I'm using an MSI K8T Master2-FAR with dual Opteron 240's right now. :)
> The main thing is make sure your RAM works with AMD. There's a link over
> at their website (too busy to dig it up right now) that lists certified
> RAM. I have Buffalo Technologies brand.
> However, due to needing to use this box a lot, it's still 32-bit. When
> software support is sufficient for my needs, I'll convert over to 64.
I would be grateful if you would share the 32-bit setup
you are using on this hardware, in as much detail as you
have patience for.